World rail market October 2015
Algeria: Alstom has awarded Indra a €4·2m contract to supply magnetic and contactless fare collection systems for the Setif tramway.
Australia: 4Tel passenger information systems using track circuit and GPS data are being insalled on V/Line’s Bendigo Line.
Germany: DB Netz has licensed SBB’s Rail Control System train control and dispatching package, which it plans to deploy from 2019.
Poland: Comp has a 7m złoty contract to supply passenger information systems for Warszawa’s WKD line.
UK: Main contractor VolkerFitzpatrick has awarded Mechan a contract to supply a three-road equipment drop, 40 lifting jacks and two bogie turntables for the Doncaster IEP trainset depot.
USA: BART has awarded Cubic Transportation Systems a $12·6m contract to update its revenue management systems.